Paddy

The rice kernel with the husk on, sometimes referred to as rough rice.

paddy

rice in the husk

paddy

  1. ethnic slur; a person of Irish descent
  2. an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grown
  3. rice in the husk either gathered or still in the field

paddy

[n] - ethnic slur 2. [n] - an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grown 3. [n] - rice in the husk either gathered or still in the field
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Paddy

• (a.) Low; mean; boorish; vagabond. • (n.) Unhusked rice; -- commonly so called in the East Indies. • (n.) A jocose or contemptuous name for an Irishman.
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paddy

paddy field noun an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grown
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Paddy

[given name] Paddy is a diminutive form of the male given names Patrick, Padraig, Padraic and variant forms. ==Notable people known as Paddy== ...
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Paddy

[pigeon] Paddy (Pigeon number NPS.43.9451) was an Irish carrier pigeon awarded the Dickin Medal after being the fastest pigeon to arrive back in England with news of the success of the D-Day invasion, out of hundreds dispatched. He flew 230 miles across the English Channel in four hours and fifty minutes, the fastest recorded crossing, and ...
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Paddy

Pad'dy adjective [ Prov. English paddy worm-eaten.] Low; mean; boorish; vagabond. 'Such pady persons.' Digges (1585). 'The paddy persons.' Motley.
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Paddy

Pad'dy noun ; plural Paddies . [ Corrupted from St. Patrick , the tutelar saint of Ireland.] A jocose or contemptuous name for an Irishman.
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paddy

as in 'paddy-field' or 'rice paddy', from padi, referring to the rice plant Oryza sativa.
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Paddy

Paddy is slang for a rage or an upset.
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paddy

small, level, flooded field used to cultivate rice in southern and eastern Asia. Wet-rice cultivation is the most prevalent method of farming in the ... [5 related articles]
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